Auckland Pride responds: part two
Posted in: Our Communities 3rd July 2015
We discuss resourcing, staff and volunteers, plus the contentious issue of corporate cash with Linda Heavey and Paul Patton from Auckland Pride Festival. (Updated 8pm)
Auckland Pride responds: part one
Posted in: Our Communities 2nd July 2015
We sat down with Auckland Pride Festival Executive Officer Linda Heavey and Board member Paul Patton for a forthright discussion on some of the claims and concerns about the event, and why it seems like they havenâ€™t been engaging with the wider community.
Watch: The 30 Project episode 1
The New Zealand AIDS Foundation has released the first episode of the 30 Project as it prepares for its 30th anniversary celebration at Auckland Museum tonight.
Comment: So many facts, so much information!
Posted in: Our Communities 1st July 2015
We must ask ourselves why Family First take it upon themselves to challenge the existence of transgender people, a people who want nothing more than to be who they are, writes Diane Sparkes.
Family First goes on anti-trans witch hunt
Posted in: Features 30th June 2015
A leading NZ transgender advocate is dismissing a report purporting to offer expertise on gender identity, which anti-lgbti group Family First has commissioned to â€śwarn parents and schoolsâ€ť.
Comment: Suffer Not the Children
Family First has just released a misleading and inaccurate report about gender dysphoria in childhood. But what does the science actually say, and why have such tactics failed in the US?
Watch: Tabby Besley on Sunday
Posted in: Our Communities 29th June 2015
Queen's Young Leader award winners Tabby Besley was featured in a Sunday piece where she talks about her important work with InsideOUT.
Colingate: Scandal's End?
Posted in: Comment 28th June 2015
It may finally be all over with the Conservative Party's Colin Craig scandal. The party board have suspended their former leader from party membership. So, what happens now?
Comment: VMEUSA Day
Posted in: Comment 27th June 2015
The US Supreme Court has struck down all remaining state barriers against marriage equality, enabling it throughout the United States- an historic victory for the US LGBT community.
The Johnnys: A brilliant bolt from the blue
Posted in: Music 26th June 2015
With the sad news that Suzi Fray has died, we're sharing our interview with her from earlier in the year so you can read about her rollicking ride with The Johnnys, in her own words.